16 January 2014 Start
16 January 2014 End
7.00 p.m. Time
Greece Finnish Institute at Athens, Zitrou 16, 117 42 Athens

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Book launch at the Finnish Institute of Athens

Thursday, January 16, 2014

The Finnish Institute of Athens presents “Ottoman Intimacies, Balkan Musical Realities”, edited by Risto Pekka Pennanen, Panagiotis C. Poulos and Aspasia Theodosiou.

Speakers: Sia Anagnostopoulou (Associate Professor of Late Ottoman and Turkish History, Panteion University), Pavlos Kavouras (Professor of Cultural Anthropology and Ethnomusicology). The discussion will be coordinated by Kostis Kornetis (Assistant Professor of History, New York University).

Three Ottoman court music compositions of Dimitrie Cantemir (1673-1723) will be performed by Evgenios Voulgaris (yayli tanbur) and Sergios Voulgaris (kudüm)

A reception will follow.